An explosion of colours

works by Ludwig van Beethoven, Béla Bartók and Frank Martin

World Conference Center Bonn, Saal »New York«

Two hotheads

works by Ludwig van Beethoven and Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach

World Conference Center Bonn, Saal »New York«

Transfigured nights

works by Ludwig van Beethoven, Robert Schumann, Johannes Brahms and Arnold Schönberg

Beethoven-Haus

Campus Project 2019 – South Africa

works by Ludwig van Beethoven, William Walton, Hendrik Hofmeyr, Michael Mosoeu Moerane and Tshepo Tsotetsi

World Conference Center Bonn, Saal »New York«

Serenades, dances and profundities

works by Ludwig van Beethoven, Dmitri Schostakowitsch, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Max Bruch and Peter Warlock

Stadthalle Troisdorf

Nocturne II

works by Robert Schumann, Claude Debussy, Giselher Klebe, Franz Strauss, Benny Goodman and Glenn Miller

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La Redoute

Clara Schumann zum 200. Geburtstag

works by Ludwig van Beethoven, Robert Schumann, Clara Schumann and Bettina Skrzypczak

World Conference Center Bonn, Saal »New York«

Moon landing and Pastoral

works by Ludwig van Beethoven, Joseph Haydn and Georges Méliès

World Conference Center Bonn, Saal »New York«

Nocturne III

works by Maurice Ravel, Leoš Janáček, Hilda Paredes, Salvatore Sciarrino and John Dowland

Beethoven-Haus

‘Eine kleine Nachtmusik’

works by Ludwig van Beethoven, Dmitri Schostakowitsch, Joseph Haydn and Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Jungholzhalle Meckenheim

Nocturne IV

works by Robert Schumann, Johannes Brahms, Clara Schumann and Theodor Kirchner

Beethoven-Haus

Nocturne V

Steigenberger Grandhotel Petersberg, Rotunde

From Brandenburg to Poland to Russia

works by Ludwig van Beethoven, Dmitri Schostakowitsch, Johann Sebastian Bach, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and Frédéric Chopin

Stadttheater Rheinbach

Cello sonatas from Vienna

works by Ludwig van Beethoven, Johannes Brahms and Anton Webern

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Collegium Leoninum

Trumpet on a world tour

works by Claude Debussy, Vassily Brandt, George Enescu, Théo Charlier, George Antheil and George Gershwin

Burg Namedy

The sick moon

works by Arnold Schönberg and Kurt Weill

World Conference Center Bonn, Saal »New York«

Level of difficulty: high

works by Ludwig van Beethoven, Robert Schumann, Franz Liszt and Alban Berg

Stadtmuseum Siegburg, Forum

'MOMENTUM'

works by Simeon ten Holt

Fabrik 45

Images of the night

works by Robert Schumann, Béla Bartók, Helmut Lachenmann, Heinz Holliger, Toshio Hosokawa and Bent Sørensen

Telekom Zentrale

Ludwig van and Enno Poppe

works by Ludwig van Beethoven and Enno Poppe

World Conference Center Bonn, Saal »New York«

Cologne: the talent factory

works by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Andreas Romberg, Paul Wineberger, Joseph Reicha, Anton Reicha and Vincenzo Righini

Kreuzkirche

‘Sunless’

works by Johannes Brahms, Modest Mussorgsky and Benjamin Britten

Forum der Bundeskunsthalle

The 'Moonlight Sonata'

works by Ludwig van Beethoven, György Ligeti, Pierre Boulez and Olivier Messiaen

World Conference Center Bonn, Saal »New York«

Legendary conductor

works by Peter Tschaikowsky, Modest Mussorgsky and Sergei Prokofjew

World Conference Center Bonn, Saal »New York«

Unprecedented energy

works by Ludwig van Beethoven, Bernhard Lang and Johannes Brahms

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Oper Bonn

The Ninth

works by Ludwig van Beethoven

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Oper Bonn
An explosion of colours
Fri 06 September
It begins with great orchestral music: Beethoven, in his Sixth Symphony, created the most beautiful of all nature paintings while pressing forward to new forms. The ‘Pastoral’ has five movements instead of the usual four. Frank Martin and Béla Bartók... more
An explosion of colours
Two hotheads
Sat 07 September
Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach stands for the transition from the Baroque to the Classical era, for a new and sensitive ‘personal’ style abounding in surprises and contrasts. But what connects him with his much younger fellow-composer Beethoven? His early... more
Two hotheads
Moon landing and Pastoral
Sat 14 September
Ever since the invention of the telescope mankind has longed to land on the moon. There’s no shortage of satirical and utopian travelogues. The classical silent movie ‘Journey to the Moon’, by the pioneering French filmmaker Georges Méliès (1902),... more
Moon landing and Pastoral
Nocturne V
Sun 15 September
The recipient of countless awards and laurels, Dorothee Oberlinger has opened up previously unimagined realms of expression for the ‘humble’ recorder. Here she presents a selection from her current repertoire, accompanied by the baroque ensemble Sonatori... more
Nocturne V
Battle of images
Sun 22 September
The Cologne choreographer Stephanie Thiersch has transferred a traditional game to the present day. Here tableaux vivants, a popular parlour game in Beethoven’s day, meet contemporary dance and live music. The result is a ballet noir that brazenly plunders... more
Battle of images
Beethoven – with interludes
Fri 27 September
Beethoven wrote his first Mass setting for Haydn’s long-term em- ployer, Prince Nikolaus II Esterházy. Although he drew on the style of his former teacher, he misjudged the taste of the prince, who called the Mass ‘unbearably ridiculous and detestable’.... more
Beethoven – with interludes